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Wardrobe Maintenance (leave of absence Nov 11 to Jan. 8) - Arts Club Theatre Company

This is a Temporary, Full-time position.

Category: Production
Province: Vancouver , British Columbia
Position: Wardrobe Maintenance (leave of absence Nov 11 to Jan. 8)
Deadline: October 17, 2015
Posted: October 1, 2015

Job Description / Duties

The Arts Club Theatre is currently accepting applications for the position of Part-Time Regular Wardrobe Maintenance. This is a union position under IATSE 118. Hours of employment may vary and will be dependent on the specific demands of our respective productions and their schedules. Hours will at times be odd, with work on early mornings, weekends, and often for 6 days a week. The Wardrobe Maintenance will work under the supervision of the Head of Costumes.

Duties will include, but not limited to:
•To care and maintain all costumes, shoes, undergarments, hats and costume related personal props such as gloves, jewelry, fans etc.
•To clean all show garments on a regular scheduled basis.
•To ensure that all costumes are properly pressed or steamed prior to each performance.
•To assist the Head of Costumes with inventory and inspection of all costumes and costume repairs.
•To label, hang, and store costume pieces.
•To assist with costume rentals.
•To occasionally pickup and drop off the costume pieces at the theatres.
Preference will be given to the following:
•Knowledge of wig maintenance
Mandatory requirement:
•Prior theatre / costume experience
•Valid B.C. Driver’s License

The Wardrobe Maintenance will be self-motivated, ability to work independently and possess good organizational and time management skills.

Qualifications / Required Skills

Specific skills will include, but not be limited to:
•Good knowledge of repairing and cleaning techniques
•Proven skills as a qualified seamstress in a professional setting
Preference will be given to the following:
•Knowledge of wig maintenance
Mandatory requirement:
•Prior theatre / costume experience
•Valid B.C. Driver’s License

The Wardrobe Maintenance will be self-motivated, ability to work independently and possess good organizational and time management skills.

Salary: As per the collective agreement

Contact Information

Deadline for Applications: Apply immediately
Applicants are invited to submit their resumes to:
Teddy Forsyth, Human Resources
203-162 West 1st Ave
Vancouver, BC V5Y 0H6
Email:  
www.artsclub.com

Employer Profile

The Arts Club Theatre Company is Western Canada’s largest professional theatre company. Now in its 52nd season, this not-for-profit charitable organization produces and presents year-round at three venues—the Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage, Granville Island Stage, and Goldcorp Stage—as well as on tour throughout the province. The fully equipped Costume department is located at the BMO Theatre Centre, 162 West 1st Avenue. This position operates under the IATSE Collective Agreement.

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